Tagged: Hype

Experimenting with Pinterest

A new social networking site has appeared, Pinterest. What is the purpose of this network? How does it fit into the social networking landscape? I’ve registered to find out. Essentially Pinterest is a bookmarking...

Social Media “Gamification”

Increasingly brands are getting involved with a heightened level of social interaction through social media, using games. This is called Gamification and surprisingly Wikipedia has very little to say about the term. Gamification began...

‘Like’ Us on Facebook

Our New Facebook Page: Musings of a PR Student It has been late coming but this marvellous little website can now be found on Facebook. If you could ‘like’ our page, even recommend this...

The Hype of Education

The British have an obsession which casts a shadow over most other nations in the world. This obsession strikes roughly twice a year. On these days most of the nation stops… a pause in...

A Critique of Apple

Please welcome the newly erected ‘He would say that…’ tag as I tread the highly competitive waters of technological alliances. You only have to read the book ‘No Logo’ by Naomi Klein to know...

This will be the next Big Thing

Take my word for it, this website will be big. The news of its conception and creation should be covered on TechCrunch, Mashable and possibly even BoingBoing. theListBook will be the internet’s best source...

Microsoft Kin

After I purchased the iPhone last year I was convinced that no other mobile would ever catch my lustful gaze. I was wrong. The Microsoft Pink Project was first mentioned early last year and...

Stop the social media hype

Apparently there are 15,740 social media experts on Twitter of who take the forms of gurus, consultants, stars, experts and ninjas. I am not entirely surprised and as Mashable observed this self-accredited title is...